|Place of birth||Happy Valley, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Father, Mr Henry James Brough, Waratah, Tasmania|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||12th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/29/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||49th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'For great gallantry during the enemy attack at DERNANCOURT South West of ALBERT on 5th April, 1918. he did exeptionally good work, attacking an enemy strong post with rifle grenades, killing several of the garrison and driving the remainder out. After the line had been re-established, he volunteered as a stretcher bearer and did very fine work, carrying out the wounded under intense Machine Gun and Rifle fire.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No.
War service: Western FrontMedals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal